Comedian Hannah Gadsby Is Going To Make You A Better Leader
— July 11, 2018
By Dolly Chugh
The zeal is real. After ten years of doing stand-up, Gadsby has gone from being a comedian little known outside of Australia to overnight global sensation making the rounds on the late night talk shows. There are many good reasons (see breathless pieces above) to watch her Netflix special. However, I am going to offer a different pitch: Hannah Gadsby is going to make you a better leader.
As a professor who teaches leadership, management, and negotiation courses in a business school, I did not initially watch the special with any work-related thoughts in mind. It was a Saturday night and my husband and I wanted to watch something on Netflix. To my surprise, in between the tears (I lost track of which ones came from laughing versus crying), I found myself mentally building a leadership teaching plan.
Read the full Forbes article.
Dolly Chugh is an Associate Professor of Management and Organizations.